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Efficient diode-pumped single-frequency erbium:ytterbium fibre laser

Kringlebotn, J.T., Morkel, P.R., Reekie, L., Archambault, J.L. and Payne, D.N. (1993) Efficient diode-pumped single-frequency erbium:ytterbium fibre laser IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 5, (10), pp. 1162-1164.

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Abstract

We report a 7.6-mW single-frequency fiber laser operating at 1545 nm, using for the first time an Er3+:Yb3+ doped fiber and a fiber grating output coupler. The laser did not exhibit self-pulsation, which is a typical problem in short three-level fiber lasers, and had a relative intensity noise (RIN) level below -145.5 dB/Hz at frequencies above 10 MHz. The linewidth of the laser was limited by the relaxation oscillation sidebands in the optical spectrum and was typically less than 1 MHz.

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Published date: 1993

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Local EPrints ID: 78264
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/78264
ISSN: 1041-1135
PURE UUID: 38c122f8-6961-4fd9-9cf0-2093c9133696

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Date deposited: 11 Mar 2010
Last modified: 12 Oct 2017 17:05

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Author: J.T. Kringlebotn
Author: P.R. Morkel
Author: L. Reekie
Author: J.L. Archambault
Author: D.N. Payne

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